SAVE THE DATE: AUG 22 - SEP 04
Summer School at the Burda Bootcamp is a two-weeks program to help young computer scientists, engineers, designers, product and business experts to solve a real-world problem and learn how to build a startup from scratch.

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CODE CONNECT


Code Connect is an online platform for people to improve their coding skills by working on mentored real world projects.

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SOFAL


Sofal is the marketplace for socially produced and fair traded fashion, we offer the biggest selection and give our customers the possibility to look fabulous while doing good.

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LONDRY


Londry is a mobile based laundy delivery service, offering by the bag washing service as well as dress shirt ironing all from one app.

HEYBUDDY


HeyBuddy builds a fitness chatbot and app with selectable characters. It suggests you workouts based on your fitness goals, status quo and schedule. It motivates you to achieve as well as keep to your fitness goals.

What you learn

We want to bring real-world problems to the nerds! To do that, we help you with the major steps to create a product which solves a real need. You will be getting familiar with one topic per day.

Mentors

Anna Staber

Solution Architect,
Google Maps

Thomas Hartmann

Geschäftsführer,
str84wd Products

Christian Margolus

Head of Product,
ThinxNet

Christian Glauer

Rechtsanwalt,
GÖRG

Ludwig Gruber

Inhaber,
GH Kapital

Annette Hutt

Team Lead UX/VX,
CHIP Digital

Samaa Kanani

UX Researcher,
CLIQZ

Alina Hang

Technical UX Researcher,
CLIQZ

Patrick Müller

Co-Founder & CTO,
Smokeless

Michael Schölkopf

Product Owner,
eGym

Richard Weber

Director Product,
CLIQZ

Florian Bessière

Founder,
RiverApp / Freelancer

Martin Stolz

CEO / CTO,
elastic items

Philip Schneider

Community Lead & Startup Coach
UnternehmerTUM

Katharina Reimann

Marketing Lead
LoadFox GmbH

Bene Seitz

CEO
evalu

Christopher Kearney

CEO
Studio LSC-Life Sciences Communication

Q&A


The Summer School starts on August 22 and lasts till September 04. It will be at the Burda Bootcamp (Arabellastaße 23 in Munich).

Nothing! However, we will be very restrictive in selecting the best candidates.

Students and recent graduates in computer science (web development, full-stack, iOS-/Android development), data science, hardware (IoT, Robotics), UX/UI and business.

Fill out the application form and we will get back to you as soon as possible. By applying to the Summer School you commit to be available for the whole duration of the program full-time.

Yes, you can! We will help you develop an idea on the spot and apply your skills in the best possible manner.

You can work on any idea within the following areas: news & adtech, ecommerce, marketplaces, fashion & lifestyle, health & fitness, home & garden, business & finance.

All the projects belong to you! If you want to follow up with your project, we might be able to support you.

We will have input sessions each day after which you will be working on the different aspects of your project with the support of our mentors.

Our mentors are experienced professionals in the fields of product development, marketing, user testing, design thinking and others.

You can apply till July 24. After that, we will no longer able to accept applications for this batch.

The Summer School is a project by Burda Bootcamp. Burda Bootcamp is part of Hubert Burda Media, one of the largest media companies in Europe.

Yes, you will receive a certificate of participation from the Burda Bootcamp.

This is a full-time program. That means, you will have to commit 10 days in full-time (9 am to 6 pm) with no exceptions.

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